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in·dus·tri·al·ize

 (ĭn-dŭs′trē-ə-līz′)
v. in·dus·tri·al·ized, in·dus·tri·al·iz·ing, in·dus·tri·al·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To develop industry in (a country or society, for example).
2. To organize (the production of something) as an industry.
v.intr.
To become industrial.

in·dus′tri·al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.industrialization - the development of industry on an extensive scale
manufacture, industry - the organized action of making of goods and services for sale; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production"
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Translations
industrializace
industrialisering
iparosítás
iînvæîing
industrializácia
sanayileşme

industrialization

[ɪnˌdʌstrɪəlɪˈzeɪʃən] Nindustrialización f
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industrialization

[ɪnˌdʌstriəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] industrialisation (British) n [country] → industrialisation f
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industrialization

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industrialization

[ɪnˌdʌstrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃn] nindustrializzazione f
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industry

(ˈindəstri) plural ˈindustries noun
1. (any part of) the business of producing or making goods. the ship-building industry; The government should invest more money in industry.
2. hard work or effort. He owed his success to both ability and industry.
inˈdustrial (-ˈdas) adjective
having, concerning etc industries or the making of goods. That area of the country is industrial rather than agricultural.
inˈdustrialist (-ˈdas-) noun
a person who takes part in the running of a large industrial organization. a wealthy industrialist.
inˈdustrialized, inˈdustrialised (-ˈdas) adjective
(of a country) having a large number of industries.
inˌdustrialiˈzation, inˌdustrialiˈsation noun
inˈdustrious (-ˈdas-) adjective
busy and hard-working. industrious pupils.
industrial estate
an area of a town etc set aside for (the building of) factories.
industrial relations
the relationship between the management and the workers in a factory etc.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Although industrialization first occurred in England, it is thought that China, not England, may have been the world leader in technology at the time.
I modify Hansen and Prescott (2002) to account for differences in population density and conclude that industrialization is predicated upon increasing levels of TFP and population density.
The next section describes the environment and Section III shows how heterogeneity in population density can account for the late industrialization of China.